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How a Wave of New Voters Could Take Out Scott Walker in 2018

Madison has seen high turnouts since 2016, when the One Wisconsin Institute's federal court decision swept away much of the Republican voter-obstruction legislation.
In These Times
06/04/2018
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State moves to avert federal lawsuit on voting hitch for some overseas voters

A federal judge already flagged the issue as part of a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute that overturned restrictions on in-person absentee voting.
Wisconsin State Journal
05/25/2018
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Kaul makes case for Attorney General

Kaul is now the lead attorney challenging the voter ID law and other election laws in a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute.
Rice Lake Chronotype
05/09/2018
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Josh Kaul calls on Brad Schimel to challenge FCC repeal of net neutrality rules

Kaul represents One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund in their lawsuit against Wisconsin’s Voter ID law.
Wisconsin State Journal
05/03/2018
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Kaul Calls Schimel’s Voter ID Remarks ‘Incredible Admission’

Kaul is representing liberal group One Wisconsin Institute in a lawsuit challenging the law.
Associated Press
05/02/2018
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Josh Kaul criticizes Attorney General Brad Schimel over voter ID comments and handling of rape kits

Kaul is the lead attorney challenging the voter ID law and other election laws in a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
05/02/2018
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Kaul Calls Schimel’s Voter ID Remarks ‘Incredible Admission’

Kaul is representing liberal group One Wisconsin Institute in a lawsuit challenging the law.
Associated Press
05/02/2018
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Josh Kaul criticizes Attorney General Brad Schimel over voter ID comments and handling of rape kits

Kaul is the lead attorney challenging the voter ID law and other election laws in a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Institute and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
05/02/2018
Press Release

Brad Schimel Claims Voter Fraud in Waukesha County

Brad Schimel stirred controversy claiming the state voter ID law helped pave the way for Donald Trump and U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson to win election in Wisconsin.
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One Wisconsin Now
04/30/2018
Press Release

Statements on Passing of Civil Rights Icon Vel Phillips

Her many fights continue today, none more important than protecting the right to vote from the forces who would seek to disenfranchise legal voters.
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One Wisconsin Now
04/18/2018
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Attorney General Brad Schimel suggests Donald Trump won Wisconsin because of the state’s voter ID law

One Wisconsin's Scot Ross called Schimel's comments a "shocking admission."
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
04/13/2018
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Wisconsin AG Suggests Voter ID Helped Trump Win the State

Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, said Schimel's remarks to McKenna were an admission that the law is rigged to help Republicans win elections.
Associated Press
04/13/2018
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Wisconsin GOP operative Mark Block details pivotal yacht meeting between Cambridge Analytica and billionaire...

This raises serious questions about the connections between Scott Walker’s [campaigns]... and this growing international scandal," said Analiese Eicher.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
03/29/2018
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Third court rips Scott Walker after he calls elections ‘unnecessary’

“Two thirds of the offices Scott Walker has held came because he won a special election, including one for State Assembly and one held in an even year.”
Shareblue
03/28/2018
Press Release

Scott Walker Was Elected in Special Election

Scott Walker’s been in office for so long he seems to have forgotten it was a special election that got him into the government hammock 25 years ago.
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One Wisconsin Now
03/28/2018
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Are Wisconsin GOPers Blocking Elections To Protect Their Gerrymander?

“The elections would create pressure points for people,” Scot Ross, executive director of the progressive group One Wisconsin Now, told TPM.
Talking Points Memo
03/26/2018
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Are Wisconsin GOPers Blocking Elections To Protect Their Gerrymander?

“The elections would create pressure points for people,” Scot Ross, executive director of the progressive group One Wisconsin Now, told TPM.
Talking Points Memo
03/26/2018
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Advocates call on Green Bay to expand early voting

Scot Ross, executive director of the liberal Madison group One Wisconsin Now, and state Sen. Dave Hansen, D-Green Bay, urged the city to offer early voting at UW-Green Bay.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
03/22/2018
Press Release

Court Rules Scott Walker Must Call Elections

A Dane County judge today ruled that Scott Walker cannot refuse to call special elections to fill vacancies in the 1st State Senate and 42nd Assembly Districts.
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One Wisconsin Now
03/22/2018
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Sen. Dave Hansen and Voting Rights Advocates Encourage Early Voting

Sen. Dave Hansen and One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross urged Northeastern Wisconsin residents to take advantage of the opportunity to vote early.
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One Wisconsin Now
03/22/2018
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Wisconsin Democrats Demand Special Elections

Mike Browne, deputy director of the progressive organization One Wisconsin Now, said the governor is stalling.
Public News Service
03/07/2018
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Scott Walker Refusing To Hold Elections GOP Might Lose

The fact that Scott Walker is afraid to hold elections when he’s on the ballot in nine months is not the worst story to have out there.
Talking Points Memo
03/02/2018
Press Release

Trump Election Integrity Commission Disbanded

A federal commission on “election integrity”, announced with much fanfare by Donald Trump in 2017, was disbanded on Wednesday.
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One Wisconsin Institute
01/04/2018
Press Release

GOP Leaders Threat: Anyone Investigating Us Risks Losing Their Jobs

Top Republicans have called on the administrators of the agencies responsible for campaign finance and ethics to resign.
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One Wisconsin Now
12/15/2017
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Bill would allow electronic voting for in-person absentee ballots

A federal judge in July 2016 struck down certain restrictions on early voting hours and locations in the One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen case.
WisPolitics
12/08/2017
Press Release

Assembly Bill Runs Afoul of Federal Court Decision Protecting Early Voting

A public hearing on Assembly Bill 637 today underscores serious flaws in the proposal that put it at odds with a federal court decision protecting early voting.
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One Wisconsin Institute
11/28/2017
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Milwaukee Announces New Early Voting Sites for 2018 Election

Nelson commented that midtown was on the places with an early voting site in Milwaukee. This came about due to One Wisconsin Institute v. Thomsen.
Milwaukee Courier
11/18/2017
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Milwaukee to increase number of early voting sites

Tom Barrett joined One Wisconsin Institute in announcing the city approved funds for eight places where Milwaukee resident can vote absentee in person.
Wisconsin Radio Network
11/16/2017
Press Release

Institute Praises Milwaukee Action to Expand Early Voting Opportunities

Voting rights advocates are celebrating passage of a budget provision adding early voting sites in the City of Milwaukee.
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One Wisconsin Institute
11/15/2017
Press Release

ICYMI: Election Commission Head Statements on Voter ID Law

The head of the Wisconsin Election Commission agreed that the state’s strict voter ID law targeted specific communities.
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One Wisconsin Now
10/19/2017
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Supreme Court gerrymandering case: Wisconsin and beyond

Supreme Court gerrymandering case focusing on Wisconsin raises the issue of defending voting rights against voter suppression. Joy Reid and her panel discuss.
MSNBC
10/08/2017
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Thousands Of Wisconsinites Denied Voting Rights In 2016

A new study surveyed registered non-voters in last year’s general election and found thousands of people were denied their basic right to vote.
Pacifica Radio
09/29/2017
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Voter ID Suppressed the Vote Exactly as Wisconsin Republicans Predicted

Later on the witness stand in a lawsuit brought by One Wisconsin Now challenging the voter ID law, Albaugh described the tension in closed door caucus.
Center for Media and Democracy
09/26/2017
Press Release

STUDY: Scott Walker, GOP Voter ID Law Kept Voters From Voting

Thousands of legal voters in Wisconsin were prevented from casting a ballot in the November 2016 election because of the state’s strict voter ID law.
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One Wisconsin Now
09/25/2017
Press Release

Scott Walker's Long Record of Attacking Rights of People of Color

Scott Walker’s decades-long record of undermining social justice and attacking the rights of people of color is appalling.
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One Wisconsin Now
08/16/2017
Press Release

Scott Walker Silence on Trump Racism Deafening, Walker Record Speaks Volumes

Scott Walker’s record on attacking the voting rights of people of color for political gain is unconstitutional and the definition of racism.
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One Wisconsin Now
08/16/2017
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Donald Trump, Anthony Scaramucci, and Reince Priebus: Nasty, Brutish, and Short

“Throughout his tenure as a top Republican Party insider, Reince Priebus has been intimately involved in despicable efforts to silence the voices of legal voters.”
The Progressive
07/31/2017
Press Release

One Wisconsin Statements on First Meeting of Trump Voter Suppression Committee

Scot Ross, Executive Director of One Wisconsin Institute released the following statements regarding the first meeting of Donald Trump’s voter suppression committee.
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One Wisconsin Institute
07/19/2017
Press Release

Report Suggests Wisconsin Voters Targeted by Collusion

We’re owed answers about these serious allegation about meddling with the election in Wisconsin from the governor of Wisconsin.
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One Wisconsin Now
07/13/2017
Press Release

Scott Walker Wraps Himself in Hypocrisy With Latest Fundraising Solicitation

If You Love American Democracy, What Scott Walker Has Done to Elections in Wisconsin Will Break Your Heart.
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One Wisconsin Now
07/12/2017
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Liberals, states push back on Trump commission’s request for voter data

In Wisconsin, liberals were quick to pounce. One Wisconsin Now called on Gov. Scott Walker to, in their words, protect Wisconsin voters' privacy from Donald Trump.
Rhinelander Daily News
07/06/2017
Press Release

Scott Walker Standing By Instead of Standing Up

As outrage over Donald Trump's gang's request for personal voting information spreads, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker continues to dodge the issue.
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One Wisconsin Now
07/05/2017
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Wisconsin Elections Panel Hasn’t Discussed Voter Request Yet

One Wisconsin Now [said] Trump can't be trusted with voter data since the FBI is investigating potential coordination between his campaign and Russia.
Associated Press
06/30/2017
Press Release

One Wisconsin Now Calls on Gov. Scott Walker to Protect Voters' Privacy

“There is no way Donald Trump and his cabal can be trusted with one single voter’s sensitive, personal information.”
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One Wisconsin Now
06/30/2017
Press Release

Voting Rights Leader Highlights Fight Against GOP Election-Rigging Efforts

Jason Kander joined with Wisconsin voting rights activists to discuss how critical it is, now more than ever, to protect voting rights.
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One Wisconsin Now
06/25/2017
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U.S. Supreme Court will hear Wisconsin redistricting case

The liberal group One Wisconsin Now accused Republicans of pursuing appeals for their own self-interest, not to serve the cause of electoral fairness.
Lakeland Times
06/23/2017
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Reaction to Court’s Decision to Hear Redistricting Case

"Wisconsin Republicans have put their own political interests before everything else with their manipulation of the rules on voting."
Associated Press
06/19/2017
Press Release

Supreme Court to Consider GOP Rigging District Lines for Political Benefit

Wisconsin GOP Pursuit of Political Power and Unfair Partisan Advantage ‘Undermines the Integrity of Our Elections and Shakes the Foundations of Our Democracy’
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One Wisconsin Now
06/19/2017